Calendar of Events

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Nov 1 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Nov 1 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Or Chadash Dinner 6:30 pm
Or Chadash Dinner
Nov 1 @ 6:30 pm
Temple Sholom clergy and Or Chadash lay leaders have collaborated to create and lead services that blend the traditions of Or Chadash with those of Temple Sholom. This new light is open to ALL!  Please join us! Or Chadash, Temple Sholom’s LGBTQ affiliate member group is proud to provide a wide range of spiritual and social programming, including monthly Friday ...
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Or Chadash Service 7:45 pm
Or Chadash Service
Nov 1 @ 7:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Temple Sholom clergy and Or Chadash lay leaders have collaborated to create and lead services that blend the traditions of Or Chadash with those of Temple Sholom. This new light is open to ALL!  Please join us! Or Chadash, Temple Sholom’s LGBTQ affiliate member group is proud to provide a wide range of spiritual and social programming, including monthly Friday ...
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Nov 2 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bat Mitzvah: Avery Gork 10:30 am
Bat Mitzvah: Avery Gork
Nov 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
<i>Bat Mitzvah</i>: Avery Gork
PARENTS      Janice & Barry Gork SIBLINGS      Olivia, Mallory, & Tyler SCHOOL        Oscar Mayer Magnet School MITZVAH PROJECT          Helping to transport homeless animals in need of rescue to organizations who place them in permanent homes
Bar Mitzvah: Abraham Weiss 4:30 pm
Bar Mitzvah: Abraham Weiss
Nov 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
<i>Bar Mitzvah</i>: Abraham Weiss
PARENTS     Heidi Steiner & Daniel Weiss SIBLING       Johanna SCHOOL       Edison RGC MITZVAH PROJECT    Leading and organizing an ongoing school-wide recycling program at his school
Bat Mitzvah Ainsley Shaw 4:30 pm
Bat Mitzvah Ainsley Shaw
Nov 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
<i>Bat Mitzvah</i> Ainsley Shaw
PARENTS      Amanda & Brian Shaw SIBLING        Owen & Hailey SCHOOL        Oscar Mayer Magnet MITZVAH PROJECT       Collecting books for Bernie’s Books which works to significantly increase book ownership among at-risk infants, toddlers and school-age children
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Guest Scholar: Tzivia Garfinkel 9:30 am
Guest Scholar: Tzivia Garfinkel
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Guest Scholar: Tzivia Garfinkel
Be a Blessing: Raise Your Jewish Consciousness and Encounter the Infinite Tzivia Garfinkel SUNDAYS | OCT. 27, NOV. 3, 10 | 9:30 AM We will examine the essential meaning of the idea of “bracha” or blessing when it is first introduced in the Torah. We will then examine the structure and design of the basic bracha formula, and how it ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz 10:45 am
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz
Nov 3 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
SUNDAY | OCT. 20, 27, NOV. 3, 10, 17, 24 | 10:45 AM A recent New York Times selection of the 50 best memoirs written within the last half century included Amos Oz’s reflection on his early life, A Tale of Love and Darkness. The text is easily available in used & unused copies & at your local library. Please ...
Prayer & Worship 101 11:00 am
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
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Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT 8:00 am
Congregational Monday Morning Minyan sponsored by IOT
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
Congregational Monday Morning <i>Minyan</i> sponsored by IOT
Monday Morning Minyan is a monthly relaxed, come-as-you-are, early-morning service lasting approximately 30-45 minutes and led by one of Temple Sholom’s Clergy members. It features a Torah Reading with explanation and discussion.  The short service is followed by a continental breakfast including coffee, juice and pastries with time to socialize with new friends, congregants and the Clergy. Whether you are ...
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Nov 4 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Nov 4 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
Monthly Film Night 7:00 pm
Monthly Film Night
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Film Night
The Yankles (2009)  PG13, 1 hr.55 min. The Yankles is a 2009 film about a fictitious college-level baseball team made up of students from an Orthodox Yeshiva. The Rosh yeshiva (rabbinical dean) of an Orthodox Jewish yeshiva (theological school) decides that the school should have a baseball team to compete in the college league. Elliot (Michael Buster), one of the students with a background in minor league baseball, is able ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Nov 5 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Nov 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
Prayer & Worship 101 4:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Nov 6 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Prayer & Worship 101 6:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
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Morning Book Club- November 11:00 am
Morning Book Club- November
Nov 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
     
Duplicate Bridge Game 12:30 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Nov 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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5th-8th Grade Retreat
5th-8th Grade Retreat @ OSRUI
Nov 8 – Nov 10 all-day
Join us for a fun-filled weekend hullabaloo at Camp OSRUI in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin! This weekend is one of the absolute highlights of my year. Staffed by Caleb Bromberg, Jay, Rabbi Gellman, and some of our amazing 5th-8th Grade teachers (plus visits from other clergy), the weekend is the epitome of “Sholom away from home!” We’ll eat great food, sing, run ...
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Nov 8 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Nov 8 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Annual IOT Shabbat Service and Dinner 7:30 pm
Annual IOT Shabbat Service and Dinner
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm
Annual IOT Shabbat Service and Dinner Time: 6:15pm Service, 7:30pm dinner Cost: $30 (kosher-style dinner and wine included) MUST PRE-REGISTER, NO WALK-INS Join Temple Sholom on November 8th as IOT members help to lead the service through various readings and prayers. Following the service, there will be a catered dinner at the Temple. Cost includes food and wine. We hope ...
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Nov 9 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah: Bennett Balson 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah: Bennett Balson
Nov 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
<i>Bar Mitzvah</i>: Bennett Balson
PARENTS    Katie & Brad Balson SIBLING      Ethan & Molly SCHOOL      North Park Elementary MITZVAH PROJECT     Volunteered for several months serving dinner at Inspiration Cafe, which provides meals to homeless or low-income adults
Bat Mitzvah: Robyn Tantleff 10:30 am
Bat Mitzvah: Robyn Tantleff
Nov 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
<i>Bat Mitzvah</i>: Robyn Tantleff
PARENTS      Aaron Tantleff & Jill Sheiman SIBLING        Sara SCHOOL       Catherine Cook School MITZVAH PROJECT       Organized diaper drive benefitting Share Our Spare that collected over 15,000 diapers
Bat Mitzvah Samantha Zemnick 4:30 pm
Bat Mitzvah Samantha Zemnick
Nov 9 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
<i>Bat Mitzvah</i> Samantha Zemnick
PARENTS      Scott & Amy Zemnick SIBLINGS     Andrew & Jake SCHOOL       Oscar Mayer Magnet School MITZVAH PROJECT      Collecting and distributing clothes for the homeless
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Feed the Hungry 9:30 am
Feed the Hungry
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Guest Scholar: Rabbi Steven Bob 9:30 am
Guest Scholar: Rabbi Steven Bob
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Guest Scholar: Rabbi Steven Bob
The Moment Judaism Began Rabbi Steven Bob SUNDAY | NOV. 10 | 9:30 AM Books of Ezra and Nehemiah describe a dynamic period in the narrative of our people. We will look closely at key verses from Ezra and Nehemiah which reveal the emergence of new rituals and the birth of Judaism.
Guest Scholar: Tzivia Garfinkel 9:30 am
Guest Scholar: Tzivia Garfinkel
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Guest Scholar: Tzivia Garfinkel
Be a Blessing: Raise Your Jewish Consciousness and Encounter the Infinite Tzivia Garfinkel SUNDAYS | OCT. 27, NOV. 3, 10 | 9:30 AM We will examine the essential meaning of the idea of “bracha” or blessing when it is first introduced in the Torah. We will then examine the structure and design of the basic bracha formula, and how it ...
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz 10:45 am
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz
Nov 10 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
SUNDAY | OCT. 20, 27, NOV. 3, 10, 17, 24 | 10:45 AM A recent New York Times selection of the 50 best memoirs written within the last half century included Amos Oz’s reflection on his early life, A Tale of Love and Darkness. The text is easily available in used & unused copies & at your local library. Please ...
Prayer & Worship 101 11:00 am
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
Prayer & Worship 101 4:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Nov 11 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Nov 11 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Nov 12 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Nov 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Nov 13 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Israel Speaker Series (Sam Berkman, J Street) 7:00 pm
Israel Speaker Series (Sam Berkman, J Street)
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
7-8pm- Discussion  about Israel 8-8:30pm- Dessert and Schmooze Event is free and open to all and registering helps us plan. Click here to register and submit questions you’d like Rabbi Conover to ask Sam Berkman.
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Duplicate Bridge Game 12:30 pm
Duplicate Bridge Game
Nov 14 @ 12:30 pm
 
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Chavrei Shalom Shul-in
Chavrei Shalom Shul-in
Nov 15 – Nov 16 all-day
 
Superhero Tot Shabbat 5:00 pm
Superhero Tot Shabbat
Nov 15 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Tot Services are perfectly designed for families with children under 5 years old to engage with tradition through favorite songs, fun stories, and meaningful moments. We invite Chicagoland families to join our youngest congregants and Gan Shalom students to celebrate Shabbat and holidays with our clergy/education team and Gan Shalom Early Childhood staff! Services include a meal or craft project, ...
Superhero Tot &Shabbat Mishpacha Dinner 5:30 pm
Superhero Tot &Shabbat Mishpacha Dinner
Nov 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
As always, walk ins are welcome, but RSVP’s help us plan! Please click here to RSVP for dinner!
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Nov 15 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Mishpacha Shabbat Service- featuring 3rd & 4th graders on the Bimah 6:15 pm
Shabbat Mishpacha Shabbat Service- featuring 3rd & 4th graders on the Bimah
Nov 15 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
Our night starts at 5:30 with dinner– At 6:15, our 3rd and 4th grade students will join clergy on the bimah. As always, walk ins are welcome, but RSVP’s help us plan! Please click here to RSVP for dinner!
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Nov 16 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah: Jake Zimmerman 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah: Jake Zimmerman
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
PARENT     Amy Zimmerman SCHOOL    Burley Elementary School MITZVAH PROJECT     Led a neighborhood clean-up and brought meals to the homeless
Bat Mitzvah: Lily Block 10:30 am
Bat Mitzvah: Lily Block
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
<i>Bat Mitzvah</i>: Lily Block
PARENTS      Steven and Alana Block and Randi Ellias SIBLING        Ezra & Alexandra SCHOOL       North Park Elementary School MITZVAH PROJECT       Helped younger students to meet reading and learning goals as part of the Chicago Public Library’s Summer Learning Challenge.  
Bar Mitzvah: Andrew Zuckerman 4:30 pm
Bar Mitzvah: Andrew Zuckerman
Nov 16 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
<i>Bar Mitzvah</i>: Andrew Zuckerman
PARENTS    Julie & Daniel Zuckerman SIBLING      Caroline & James SCHOOL      Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School MITZVAH PROJECT     Parkinson’s Foundation: Moving Day Chicago
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Nov 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
December Discussions 9:30 am
December Discussions
Nov 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Nov 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz 10:45 am
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz
Nov 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
SUNDAY | OCT. 20, 27, NOV. 3, 10, 17, 24 | 10:45 AM A recent New York Times selection of the 50 best memoirs written within the last half century included Amos Oz’s reflection on his early life, A Tale of Love and Darkness. The text is easily available in used & unused copies & at your local library. Please ...
Prayer & Worship 101 11:00 am
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
WTS Shop for a Cause Event 2:00 pm
WTS Shop for a Cause Event
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Prayer & Worship 101 4:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Nov 18 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Taste of Judaism 6:45 pm
Taste of Judaism
Nov 18 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
A free, 3-session class for beginners — Jewish or not — that explores the topics of Jewish spirituality, ethics and community values that will be offered three times this year, in fall, winter and spring. This class is designed for those who would like to explore or re-explore the foundations of our tradition and are looking for an entry into ...
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Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Nov 19 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Midweek Hebrew 4:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Nov 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Crown Family High School 6:15 pm
Crown Family High School
Nov 20 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Midweek Hebrew 6:30 pm
Midweek Hebrew
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Prayer & Worship 101 6:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Prayer & Worship 101
Prayer & Worship 101 Cantor Sheera Ben-David SUNDAYS NOV. 3, 10, 17 | 11:00 AM MAR. 15, 22, 29 | 9:30 AM TUESDAYS NOV. 5, 12, 19, MAR. 3, 10, 17 | 4:30 PM WEDNESDAYS NOV. 6, 20, DEC. 4, MAR. 4, 11, 18 | 6:30 PM Deepen your understanding of the main Jewish prayers and Sacred Music within our ...
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Duplicate Bridge Game 12:30 pm
Duplicate Bridge Game
Nov 21 @ 12:30 pm
 
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day sponsored by Temple Sholom, JCC and CJE
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too… Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Nov 22 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Nov 22 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Makom Shabbat 7:30 pm
Makom Shabbat
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm
 
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Torah Study 9:45 am
Torah Study
Nov 23 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah: Logan Florsheim 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah: Logan Florsheim
Nov 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
<i>Bar Mitzvah</i>: Logan Florsheim
PARENTS      Jenny Friedes & Steve Florsheim SIBLINGS      Riley, Kaden, Bodie, Saige, & Griffin SCHOOL        Francis W. Parker School MITZVAH PROJECT       A year of good works, including volunteering at a food depository, packing backpacks for new mothers in Haiti and collecting donated clothes
NFTY-CAR Madrichim Event 1:00 pm
NFTY-CAR Madrichim Event @ North Shore Congregation
Nov 23 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
B’nai Mitzvah: Benjamin and Claire Linhart 4:30 pm
B’nai Mitzvah: Benjamin and Claire Linhart
Nov 23 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
<i>B'nai Mitzvah</i>: Benjamin and Claire Linhart
PARENTS     Jonathan & Leslie Linhart SCHOOL     Walt Disney Magnet School MITZVAH PROJECT     In honor of our beloved grandparents and other Jewish elders in our life, we volunteer at The Selfhelp Home in our community
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Adult Ed 9:30 am
Adult Ed
Nov 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:45 am
Please visit our webpage for class lists and descriptions.  
Inclusion Focus Group 9:30 am
Inclusion Focus Group
Nov 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Religious School 9:30 am
Religious School
Nov 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
 
JK/K Yom Horim (Parents’ Day) 9:45 am
JK/K Yom Horim (Parents’ Day)
Nov 24 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
 
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz 10:45 am
A Tale of Love and Darkness – Roberta Schwartz
Nov 24 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
SUNDAY | OCT. 20, 27, NOV. 3, 10, 17, 24 | 10:45 AM A recent New York Times selection of the 50 best memoirs written within the last half century included Amos Oz’s reflection on his early life, A Tale of Love and Darkness. The text is easily available in used & unused copies & at your local library. Please ...
Junior Congregation 11:30 am
Junior Congregation
Nov 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Jk-2nd Grade Families are invited to join their Sunday School students at Junior Congregation.
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Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up 10:00 am
Spotlight on the World – JCC Meet-up @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Spotlight on the World JCC Meet-up Mondays 10:00 – 11:00 AM A group for men and women who are interested in a round table discussion with a leader about world events. EVERYONE welcome! Questions: contact Sid Kaplan at 773-348-1740.  
Special Monday Meal – Thanksgiving 3:30 pm
Special Monday Meal – Thanksgiving
Nov 25 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
On Monday, Nov. 19, we will host our annual Thanksgiving Monday Meal in Bettie Port Hall. What started as a regular Monday Meal has blossomed into a feast with 150 guests and 65 volunteers! Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like to donate at 773-435-1536 or toby@sholomchicago.org.
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No Midweek Hebrew
No Midweek Hebrew
Nov 26 all-day
 
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud 8:30 am
Daf Shevui: A Weekly Study of a Page of Talmud
Nov 26 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join our Rabbis to study a page of Talmud each week in Tractate Ta’anit from the Babylonian Talmud. Over this year-long course, we will explore the stories and meaning within the pages and sharpen our Talmud skills that will culminate in a Siyyum (a celebration of conclusion) as we will finish the tractate in one year.
Al-Anon Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Group
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Monthly Classic Film Series 2:00 pm
Monthly Classic Film Series
Nov 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
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No Midweek Hebrew
No Midweek Hebrew
Nov 27 all-day
 
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Administrative Offices Closed 1:00 pm